Tag Archives: Organic

seasons in a seemingly seasonless place

Yesterday I had to deliver some devastating news to my husband: Thai mango season has ended.  Partner loves mangoes with a passion that rivals my own passion for the fruit.  I am pretty sure, deep down inside, one of the reasons he … Continue reading

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trappings of the great white box

The more time we spend in our new apartment (aka the great white box), the more we learn about this place both formally and informally. This week a representative from Miele came over to teach us how to use our … Continue reading

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how does your garden grow?

One of the may reasons that I fell in love with our apartment is the lovely bit of balcony/deck that runs the length of our apartment.  Having even just a little outside space here means that we have space to … Continue reading

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singapore style – products, part i

I was Skyping with a friend back in the States the other night and she asked about the little things that have changed for me since the move to Singapore.  There are lots of things – big and little – … Continue reading

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tasting singapore – dreaming of dessert

Desserts in Singapore suck.  Seriously, cookies, cakes, brownies, cup cakes, and ice cream — all of them — they are just awful.  The desserts look fantastic, but they are lacking in flavor. I am not entirely sure why all-things-sweet here … Continue reading

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house hunting international – part iii or dreaming of gardening in singapore

I’ve not yet posted an update on our house hunting international endeavors as we are stuck in a bit of a holding patter.  Go figure – you can’t secure a place unless you can write the landlords a check.  You … Continue reading

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taking on the organic scene… or lack thereof

I spent today exploring the Orchard Road, Orchard Boulevard, and Tanglin Road area.  Orchard Road is suppose to be THE place for shopping in Singapore, but I was not really up for venturing in and out of all of the … Continue reading

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